What Happened on July 10, 1929

Historical Events

  • Pittsburgh Pirates outslug Philadelphia Phillies, 15-9 at the Baker Bowl; 9 HRs hit, 1 in each inning - unique in MLB history
  • US issues newer, smaller-sized paper currency

Famous Birthdays

  • Moe Norman, Canadian golfer (Canadian Golf Hall of Fame), born in Kitchener, Ontario (d. 2004)
  • Winnie Ewing, Scottish lawyer and politician (President of the Scottish National Party), born in Glasgow, Scotland
1929 Highlights

About July 10, 1929

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 93 years, 6 months and 23 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Cancer